By Danielle Prinz on September 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: September 22, 2014 at 5:17 pm
In the small town of Bell, family and friends gathered at a candlelight vigil to honor the lives of Sarah Spirit, 28, and her six children. Police said last Thursday, Don Spirit shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren before turning the gun on himself.
By Katie Campbell on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 4:17 pm
Gov. Rick Scott spoke today in response to the Bell shootings. Don Spirit shot his daughter and her six children in the town of Bell on Thursday.
By Tanima Mehrotra on September 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 3, 2014 at 1:54 pm
Two Newberry residents were shot on Monday. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the incident.
By Lauren Lettelier on December 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:05 pm
A robbery and shooting at an Ocala barber shop Saturday has caused the shop owner to increase nighttime security.
By Forrest Smith on August 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 26, 2013 at 9:23 pm
The Union County Sheriff’s Office in Lake Butler says a longtime employee of Pritchett Trucking Company killed himself after fatally shooting his former boss and a coworker and wounding two others.
By Dana Edwards on April 29th, 2013 | Last updated: April 29, 2013 at 10:06 am
1 dead, 4 wounded in shooting at Williston gathering – A shooting at the Levy County Crab Festival left one man dead and four people wounded. The shooting occurred around 8 p.m. Saturday, and there were no suspects in custody […]
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By Dana Edwards on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 22, 2013 at 10:44 am
Water is on Florida’s mind this Earth Day – The BP oil spill is remembered on this Earth Day as today marks the third year anniversary of the oil disaster. The oil spill has not been the only water issue […]
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By Jewel Midelis on April 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 3, 2013 at 1:37 pm
The Gainesville Police Department arrested a man on an attempted murder charge Tuesday night after a dispute resulted in a grazing gunshot wound, according to GPD spokesperson Ben Tobias.
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By Sarah Loftus on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 1:27 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
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